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Fact check: Trump on Moscow mischief, Putin meeting and 'blazing' economy

Fact check: Trump on Moscow mischief, Putin meeting and 'blazing' economy

At least one thing is known about the meeting between presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin: They met.

But for the first time? Or again? Depends on which accounts from Trump you choose to believe.

At home and abroad over the past week, the U.S. president made a number of assertions at odds with reality, about the stock market, the "blazing" economy, NATO and more. But the curious lack of clarity on his personal history with the Russian leader perhaps stood out.

Here's a look at his statements on that subject over time, and a variety of other assertions in recent days:

TRUMP, in a chronological mashup of statements from 2013 to 2016 on...

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